This lesson analyzes in more detail the relationship between the state and the realization of human rights. Because of our central focus on the interconnections between human rights and law, such a discussion is necessary so that we can consider how the organization of states affects the realization of rights in practice.
1 essay, 1 to 1.5 pages, single spaced, 50 points possible
Before writing this essay, watch either Gasland or Tapped. Both are particularly interesting and very clearly applicable to what we covered in this lesson.
- Gasland is about the regulation of the natural gas extraction process known as fracking.
- Tapped is about the regulation of the bottled water industry.
Then write an essay in which you apply the Lesson 3 discussion and your readings to the movie you have chosen to watch.